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Apr 16, 2018
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How 3D Printing Empowers Locals in Sierra Leone

Surgical resident Lars Brouwers brings aid to Sierra Leone by providing training and materials in 3D printed functional prostheses to local citizens.

Apr 16, 2018
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[DEAL] Flagship Printer for Less – Robo R2 3D Printer for $1,250.20

Californian startup Robo 3D's flagship R2 3D printer can currently be snagged for $1,250.20 on Amazon.com -- the lowest it's ever been.

Apr 16, 2018
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BMW to Establish Additive Manufacturing Campus in Munich

With a total investment worth over €10 million, automotive giant BMW will open an industrial scale 3D printing campus in Munich, Germany in early 2019.

Apr 15, 2018
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Weekend Project: Take Aim With This Awesome 3D Printed Mini Crossbow

South Korean maker "DIYPark" shows us how to create a fully 3D printed and functional Mini Crossbow. Set up some targets and take aim, because it's time to get your archery on.  

Apr 15, 2018
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[DEAL] Proto-Pasta Polishable Steel PLA, 1.75mm 500g Spools 29% Off

This Proto-Pasta Polishable Steel PLA filament has dropped to a near three-year low on Amazon.com, going for 29% less than list price.

Apr 14, 2018
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Weekend Project: 3D Printed OKAY 2 Synth Brings Music to the Maker’s Ears

Oskitone's new and improved OKAY 2 is a mind-blowing DIY synth that you can 3D print and put together on your own. Hone your 3D printing and soldering skills with this sweet musical instrument and let the sounds sweep you away!

Apr 13, 2018
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Helping the Visually Impaired with DOTS RPG Dice

On an epic quest to make roleplaying games more accessible to the visually impaired, Jack Berberette uses professional 3D printing services like Shapeways to fabricate his unique DOTS RPG braille dice.

Apr 13, 2018
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How 3D Scanning Can Optimize Food Packaging

Swiss specialists Bachmann Forming use Artec 3D scanners to digitize handcrafted chocolate bunnies, so they can create custom food packaging.

Apr 13, 2018
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Prusa...Print the Rainbow
Prusa Multi Material 2.0 Upgrade Kit Enables 3D Printing with 5 Different Filaments

Prusa Research has just released the new Multi Material 2.0 upgrade kit for the popular Prusa i3 MK3 and MK2.5 3D printers, allowing users to print with up to five different materials simultaneously.  

Apr 13, 2018
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Are You Crazy Enough to Run a Marathon in 3D Printed Sandals?

Footwear Engineer Chris Bellamy is going to run the Boston Marathon in 3D Printed Sandals. Naturally, his employers at custom footwear maker Wiivv are only too happy to support him.

Apr 12, 2018
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Aether Launches Artificial Intelligence 3D Organ Printing Software

Apr 12, 2018
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BigRep and Etihad Airways Engineering to Partner Up

Big Air meets Big Printing. BigRep and Etihad Airways Engineering announce plans to collaborate on developing next generation additive manufacturing solutions for the aerospace industry.

Apr 12, 2018
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The Most Advanced 3D Printed Robots and Best DIY Projects

Watch a 3D printed robot in action! Here are the world's most advanced 3D printed robots (incl. videos) and the best DIY projects you can try at home.

Apr 12, 2018
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Precise Parametric Modelling
OpenSCAD Tutorial for Beginners (5 Easy Steps)

OpenSCAD is a powerful, free and open source modelling tool that lets you make precise 3D models with just a few lines of code. With the right setup, you can even make adaptable, "parametric" models. In this OpenSCAD tutorial, we'll get acquainted with the software, review a simple example and then discuss how to make parametric designs.

Apr 12, 2018
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Too Free to Be True
Fusion 360 Free Download – Is There a Free Version?

Fusion 360 by AutoDesk is available as a free download. But is it really free? The short answer is: Yes. The long answer: it’s a limited free trial (but with possible extensions to the 'trial' period). Keep reading for more details!